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Travel

I Haven’t Paid for a Flight in Three Years Thanks to Credit Card Points

Yes, I’m gaming the credit card reward system. Here’s how you can too.
Jenny Hart
1.15.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Millennials Are Missing Out on Life Because They Have More Debt Than Savings

A dark new poll found many 18- to-34-year-olds are waiting to have kids, get married, buy a house or save for retirement because of crushing debt.
Adam Forrest
4.5.18
Travel

How to Travel the World First Class When You're Broke

A travel hacker explains how to turn $49 cash into a $500 hotel room and how to book an international flight for free.
Michaela Cross
6.17.16
Art

Everyone's a Winner When It Comes to Giant, Scratch-Off Art

Camella DaEun Kim's 'No Losers' gives you the satisfaction of a scratcher without any of the risk.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.2.16
Travel

A Travel Hacker Explains How to Fly Around the World for Free

Brian Kelly, AKA "the Points Guy", told me what I needed to do to come out ahead in my interactions with credit card companies.
Allie Conti
10.9.15
Stuff

I Fixed My Credit by Day Drinking

I've put off dealing with my bad credit for years now by ignoring 1-800 numbers and continuing to rack up debt. But then I had a thought: What if I could trick myself into fixing my credit by throwing myself a party?
Tess Barker
1.21.15
Stuff

James Schamus Wants to Tell You How the Economy Really Works

James Schamus was the screenwriter of 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' and producer of movies like 'Brokeback Mountain' and 'Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.' But he's also a man in a fedora who will tell you that money isn't real.
Giancarlo T. Roma
1.1.15
Milf Teeth

Living In Debt Makes You One of 'Them'

When you're shit with your money, you're funding bankers' bonuses.
Sophie Heawood
2.20.14